This collection of 33 true tales whisks the reader back in time to the days when Carson Valley, Nevada was newly-settled. From stories of daring stage robberies, to unsolved murders and legends of buried treasure, these “forgotten tales” provide a fascinating window on those early days — and identify traces of that history in the buildings and byways you can still see today. Lavishly illustrated, including maps and period photographs.
Author Karen Dustman is a noted local historian and researcher, and the author of nearly two dozen books that preserve the history of the Northern Nevada/Eastern Sierra region. Her popular history blog for Clairitage Press has attracted eager readers from across the country. She also writes for genealogy magazines and has appeared on national and local podcasts.
160 pages, including index